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DNP Student Accepted as ILEND Trainee

Iowa’s University Center for Excellence in Developmental Disabilities (UCEDD) is a part of the national network of Leadership Education in Neurodevelopmental and Related Disabilities (LEND) programs funded by the Maternal and Child Health Bureau of the Health Resources and Services Administration. Iowa’s chapter of this national program, (ILEND), provides long-term, graduate level interdisciplinary training. 

Article Penned by Bunch, Dukes, Girotra et al. Published in JAMA Journal

A manuscript co-authored by College of Nursing Assistant Professor Jacinda Bunch, PhD, RN, along with Kimberly Dukes, PhD (co-first author) and Saket Girotra, MBBS, MS, MD (senior author) both from the Department of Internal Medicine at UI’s Carver College of Medicine, has been published by the Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA) Internal Medicine.

Herr Bestowed with GSA Nursing Research Award

The Gerontological Society of America (GSA) recently announced that Keela Herr, PhD, RN, AGSF, FGSA, FAAN, Kelting professor in nursing and associate dean for faculty at the University of Iowa College of Nursing, is the recipient of the 2019 Doris Schwartz Gerontological Nursing Research Award. This award is presented to a GSA member who has a record of outstanding and sustained contribution to geriatric nursing research.